Author Archives: Alice Marsh

Praise for our Autumn concert

The wonderful @HackneySingers do it again – glorious Bernstein, Copland, Shearing, Whitacre, Barber. Thank you ???????????? — Lisa Rodrigues (@LisaSaysThis) October 17, 2015 Top notch @HackneySingers … Thought Cloudburst was excellent! — Some Melodious Plot (@LostCertainties) October 17, 2015 @HackneySingers Thank YOU! It was a great concert and I've found lots of new

Our upcoming Autumn concert

  A small chapel in the church is known as The Musicians Chapel and it was here that Henry Wood learned to play the organ. There is a memorial stone for one of the Founding Fathers, so it felt that there were several connections for us for this concert. The programme marks the UK-USA ‘special relationship’ in

Mass in Blue

  On Saturday 10th May, a group of Hackney Singers performed Mass in Blue by Will Todd, raising money for Rainbow Trust. The ‘come and sing’ event was a chance for singers from around the country to come together under the leadership of choral conductors who directed one movement each. It was a fantastic day and

Spring Concert 2015_MG_8612

Hackney Speaker’s Charity Event, 18th April

  Hackney’s Speaker, Sharon Patrick, brought together Hackney musicians and choirs to raise money for three charities that do great work for Hackney people: Alzheimer’s Society, which works to improve the quality of life of people suffering from dementia; The Sharp End, which offers services and activities to promote the health and well-being of older people;